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Salaried Teacher Training – Fast Track Science Graduate Needed


Northamptonshire, UK




£19,000 - £27,000 FTE

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About the job

‘The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.’ - Albert Einstein

We have partnered with The Ferrers School in Northamptonshire who are keen to train a Science graduate from September 2022. The ideal candidate will have significant experience in a U.K classroom. Your main tasks will consist of creating engaging lessons, feeding your student’s curiosity, and enabling them to explore the world around them through science. If this position sounds great to you, then apply now through Grad2Teach to become a fully qualified educator through our Salaried Teacher Training programme.

The Ferrers School truly value the success of every child and places the sharing of excellent education practice at its core. They are committed to improving the quality of education and life in Northamptonshire.

Our partner's mission is very simple and very important- to help all their students to be the very best they can be. This is expressed through their motto, “Aspire, Achieve, Acclaim”.

They are keen to continue to build a strong team of talented and ambitious trainees. You will join a supportive department in a school well practised in supporting trainee teachers.



To be eligible for this salaried teacher training programme you must meet the following requirements:

  • Have determination, resilience, and a patient, caring attitude.

  • Have a relevant university degree with a minimum of a 2:2 classification.

  • Preferably some experience in a UK classroom.

  • Have the confidence and ability to lead the class.

  • Be able to demonstrate your resilience.

  • Be able to train across all key stages to broaden your skillset.


Why choose Grad2Teach as your salaried teacher training course?

As a trainee on Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will receive high-quality, CPD-accredited training. All your training is led by experienced school leaders, including coaching and mentoring.  Grad2Teach will ensure you meet the Teachers’ Standards throughout the salaried teacher training programme.

With Grad2Teach you will work to complete a one- or two-year course, achieving a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). You will gain experience working in at least two schools whilst on our salaried teacher training course.

Upon passing Phase 2 of Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will have completed your PGCE and be a qualified teacher with QTS.

In Training Phase 1, you will

Receive Grad2Teach-funded training while you work on our 39-week, school-based, salaried teacher training programme

Gain invaluable insight into classroom management and teaching practice

Receive 24/7 support from our friendly team

Receive three Quality Assessment observations from one of our trainers in your employer school

Develop an understanding of what it means to be a great teacher

In Training Phase 2, you will

Attend 6 training days with our partner university

Complete 3 written assessments reflecting on your experience and what you’ve learned so far

Cover up to 90% of a teaching timetable within a classroom

Work under a dedicated learning mentor who will guide and advise you along your journey

Experience two contrasting school placements, allowing you to broaden your experience

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